MIUI 8 is Now Rolling Out to Eligible Devices


As already confirmed, MIUI 8 Stable ROM is now available for eligible devices. MIUI 8 was announced earlier this year but all Xiaomi fans were waiting for it desperately. Starting today, the company is being rolled out the stable MIUI 8 update to Xiaomi smartphones. You can either wait for OTA update to hit your device of you can install it manually.

Redmi 1S, Redmi 2, Redmi 2 Prime, Redmi Note 3 Qualcomm, Redmi Note 3 Special Edition, Redmi Note 2, Redmi Note 3G, Redmi Note 4G, Redmi Note Prime, Redmi 3, Redmi 3S/Prime, Mi 2/2S, Mi 3, Mi 4, Mi 4i, Mi 5, Mi Note and Mi Max 32GB are the smartphones which will receive the MIUI8 Stable ROM update. But the company has decided to roll out in phases. So, not all devices will get the update in the first phase.

The update is available for Redmi 1S, Mi 2/2S, Mi 4i, Redmi Note 3G and Redmi Note 4G smartphones. Owners of these devices can head to this MIUI forum thread to download and install this manually. If you are not sure how to do this, you can wait for OTA update.

The update will be open to everyone on August 25th.

MIUI 8 update is not just another MIUI update. It brings improve design, many new features, and improved performance. These are most notable features of MIUI 8.

  • Create scrolling screenshots – an amazing way to share information
  • Calculate and convert almost anything with the redesigned Calculator
  • Quick ball – the ultimate one-handed control tool
  • Personalize your notes with beautiful templates
  • Get your photos sorted for you with all-new Gallery
  • Dual Apps – create and sign into dual accounts for any app, including WhatsApp, Facebook and more.
  • Second space – perfect for times when you need a clear separation in your life
  • Video Editing -spice up your videos with filters, text and background music
  • Caller ID – automatically identify incoming numbers or find popular numbers when dialing out (India only)
  • Hindi T9  – find contacts easily with T9 dialer search (India only)
  • Enhanced SMS – SMS accounts of popular businesses now display logos and company names (India only)

Download Links are available here.